Drew Johnson  
Drew Johnson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chaska, Minn.

High School:
Edina HS

Position:
Freestyle


02/09/2013

Gophers Post Strong Finish At Minnesota Challenge

Minnesota won 15 events on the day

12/01/2012

Jean Freeman Invite Wraps Up

Minnesota hosted a successful first year of the invite

12/01/2012

Jean Freeman Invite Wraps Up

Minnesota hosted a successful first year of the invite

2013-14 • Senior Season: Participated in the 2014 Big Ten Men's Swimming and Diving Championships • Finished sixth in the 100 fly and fifth at the 200 fly at the 2014 Minnesota Challenge (2/7-2/8) • Took sixth in the 100 fly and seventh in the 200 fly at the B1G Triple Dual (1/31-2/1) • Vs. NC State, Drew finished seventh in the 100 fly and was a part of the 200 medley relay team finished sixth (1/24-1/25) • In Hawaii, he took second in the 200 fly (1/11) • Finished third in the 200 fly, 400 medley relay took fifth, 200 medley took fourth, fifteenth in the 100 free, fifth in the 100 fly and sixth in the 400 free relay at the 2013 Jean Freeman Invite (12/6-12/7) • 200 medley relay team took third, first in the 200 fly, first in the 100 fly and his 200 free relay team took first at North Dakota (11/9) • Finished fifth in the 200 fly, fourth in the 100 fly and 400 free relay team took fifth at Iowa (11/1) • Relay team took sixth and ninth in the 100 free in the Gophers win against Arizona State.

2012-13 • Junior Season: Finished second in the 100 fly and sixth in the 50 free during the MN Challenge (2/8) • 400 medley relay team placed third and individually placed second in the 200 fly against North Dakota (1/25) • placed third in the 100 fly and competed in the 200 free relay at the Jean Freeman Invitational (11/30/12) • finished in the top 25 swimmers in the 200 free and 13th in the 200 fly at the Grand Prix (11/9/12) • took sixth place in both the 200 fly and 100 fly versus Iowa (11/2/12) • competed in the 200 fly, 100 fly and was a member of the 400 free relay at Michigan (10/5/12).

2011-12 • Sophomore Season: Established season top times at the Iowa dual • placed fifth in the 100 fly (50.77) • also placed fifth in the 200 fly (1:53.00) • member of the fourth place 200 medley relay • lead off the sixth place 400 free relay • placed fifth in the 200 free against Wisconsin.

2010-11 • Freshman Season: Won the 200 fly at the Minnesota Challenge • established his top time in the 100 free at the Spring Speedo Championships • swam his best times in the 200 free and 200 fly at the Minnesota Challenge • swam his best 100 fly at the Falcon Invite.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Edina High School • high school coach was Art Downey • 2010 Minnesota State Class AA champion in the 100 and 200 free and the 200 and 400 free relay • 2009 champion in the 100 and 200 free and 400 free relay • also a state competitor his freshman and sophomore years • two-time Minnesota swimmer of the year • named an All-American all four years of high school • all-state and All-Classic Lake Conference all four years • set three individual school records • competed for Team Foxjet and coach Ann Urschel.

Personal: Born August 26, 1991 • undecided on a major • son of Scott and June Johnson • has a sister, Morgan.

Johnson's Top Times:
50 free • 21.34 • 2/8/13

100 free • 46.75 • 3/10/11

200 free • 1:39.46 • 2/4/11

100 fly • 49.49 • 2/28/14

200 fly • 1:49.30 • 3/1/14


Member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee:

What community service projects have you been involved in this year?

Hope Day Festival, Fun Run, Activities Planning

Are you a SAAC representative? If so, for how many years?

Yes, this is my first year.

Are you on any of the SAAC committees? If so, which one(s)?

Activities Committee

What is your favorite part about SAAC?

I really enjoy being able to communicate with other teams and to get involved with the program.

How many Maroon Madness events have you attended this year?

Nine

Is there anything else you would like us/the public to know about you?

I'm addicted to cat hair